|Biodiversity of seaweeds and echinoderms in the western Indian Ocean|
Bolton, J. J.; Coppejans, E.; Anderson, R. J.; De Clerck, O.; Samyn, Y.; Leliaert, F.; Thandar, A. S. (2001). Biodiversity of seaweeds and echinoderms in the western Indian Ocean. S. Afr. J. Sci. = S.-Afr. Tydskr. Wet. 97: 453-454
In: South African Journal of Science = Suid-Afrikaanse Tydskrif vir Wetenskap. Academy of Science of South Africa: Johannesburg. ISSN 0038-2353, more
Algae; Biological surveys; Check lists; Community composition; Distribution records; Genetic diversity; New taxa; Seaweeds; Species diversity; Echinodermata [WoRMS]; ISW, West Indian Ocean [Marine Regions]; PSW, Africa, South [Marine Regions]; Marine
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- Bolton, J. J., more
- Coppejans, E., more
- Anderson, R. J.
- De Clerck, O., more
- Samyn, Y., more
- Leliaert, F., more
- Thandar, A. S.
A three-year project has increased by more than 30% the number of seaweed and echinoderm species recorded off KwaZulu-Natal, and included some new to science. It demonstrates that we do not need to go to abyssal depths to make a significant and novel contribution to our knowledge of marine biodiversity.